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The Prose Works of John Milton: With a Life of the Author - Page 116
by John Milton, Charles Symmons - 1806
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The life of John Milton

Charles Symmons - 1822 - 490 pages
...history's sire, Thus paints with eloquence the Homeric lyre." 3 Reasons of C. Govern. PW i. 120. "Time serves not," (he says) " and perhaps I might...attempting: whether that epic form, whereof the two pieces of Homer and those other two of Virgil and Tasso are a diffuse, and the book of Job a brief...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 3

John Milton - 1824
...Reason of Church- Government he thus delivers his sentiments. ' Time serves not now, and per' haps I might seem too profuse ' to give any certain account...spacious circuits of her ' musing, hath liberty to pro' pose to herself, though of high' est hope, and hardest attempt' ing; whether that epic form '...
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The Philomathic journal

Philomathic institution - 1824
...and confident thoughts," was to be one " of highest hope and hardest attempting; whether (says he) that epic form whereof the two poems of Homer, and those other two of Virgil and Tasso, are a diffuse, and the Book of Job a brief model; or whether the rules of Aristotle herein are strictly to...
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Examples of English Prose: From the Reign of Elizabeth to the Present Time ...

George Walker - English prose literature - 1825 - 615 pages
...noble achievements made small by the unskilful handling of monks and mechanics. Time serves not now, and perhaps I might seem too profuse to give any certain...Homer and those other two of Virgil and Tasso are a diffuse, and the book of Job a brief model ; or whether the rules of Aristotle herein are strictly...
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A Selection from the English Prose Works of John Milton, Volume 1

John Milton - 1826
...noble achievements made small by the unskilful handling of monks and mechanics. Time serves not now, and perhaps I might seem too profuse to give any certain...Homer, and those other two of Virgil and Tasso are a diffuse, and the book of Job a brief model ; or whether the rules of Aristotle herein are strictly...
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The poetical works of John Milton: With notes of various authors

John Milton, Henry John Todd - 1826
...interesting to be read again and again without renewed and encreased delight " * Time serves not now, and, perhaps, I might seem too profuse to give any...highest hope and hardest attempting; whether that epick form, whereof the two poems of Homer, and those other two of Virgil and Tasso, are a diffuse,...
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Some Account of the Life and Writings of John Milton: Derived Principally ...

Henry John Todd - 1826 - 370 pages
...interesting to be read again and again without renewed and enereased delight. " x Time serves not now, and, perhaps, I might seem too profuse to give any...highest hope and hardest attempting ; whether that epick form, whereof the two poems of Homer, and those other two of Virgil and Tasso, are a diffuse,...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors

John Milton, Henry John Todd - 1826
...liberty to propose to herself, though of highest hope, and hardest attempting ; whether that epick form whereof the two poems of Homer, and those other two of Virgil and Tasso are a diffuse, and the book of Job a brief, model: or whether the rules of Aristotle herein are strictly...
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Some account of the life and writings of John Milton

Henry John Todd - 1826
...hath liberty to propose to herself, though of highest hope and hardest attempting ; whether that epiqk form, whereof the two poems of Homer, and those other two of Virgil and Tasso, are a diffuse, and the book of Job a brief, model ; or whether the rules of Aristotle herein are strictly...
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The Christian Spectator, Volume 1

Theology - 1827
...benefit and delight of posterity. The conceptions and language are equally fine. Time serves not now, and perhaps I might seem too profuse to give any certain account of what the mind at 544 1827.] 545 home, in the spacious circuits of her musing, hath liberty to propose to herself, though...
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